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The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Free! Eternal Summer Folks strolling through Akihabara today in Japan managed to stumble across something that will delight many a fans around the world as the Akihabara UDX Vision was showing off a new promotional video for the second season of F...

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While the origins of the modern pageant are firmly rooted in 19th century America and P. T. Barnam's popular photo competitions, Japan apparently didn't take long to get on the bandwagon. The first beauty pageant was held in Japan in 1891, with a ...

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama answered in a Q&A that revealed the real names of Androids No. 17 and 18. To refresh your memory, the two are siblings are once humans before Dr. Gero turned them into Androids.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

As reported, the digital remaster edition of Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro, Hayao Miyazaki's first feature film released in 1979, is to hit theaters across Japan from May 9, after 35 years since its theatrical release.

Selective Hearing's News Roundup Greg May 3rd, 2014 NEWS The final round of EXILE's new performer audition was held at the Nippon Budokan on April 27. From a pool of about 2000 applicants, Shirahama Alan and Sekiguchi Mendy from EXILE's GENERATION...

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Before achieving Fate/something oranother fame, Ufotable made itself a background of diverse anime, one of which is the unparalleled futuristic slice of life Manabi Straight – at last confirmed for more to come.

Crunchyroll Mikikazu Komatsu

The TOWER RECORDS Shinjuku store in Tokyo has announced the TOP 10 anime single/album of April 21-27. The number one single of the 17th week of year 2014 is μ's' "Sore wa Bokutachi no Kiseki," the OP song for the on-going second season of the Love...

RocketNews24 Jessica

A video uploaded by Japanese YouTuber Nuuuuuuuuko shows a heartwarming scene that calls into doubt the old adage that "cats are jerks. " Set to cheery music, two cats share a bowl of kibble, each refusing to hog the dish by pushing it in the other...

Free! Eternal Summer to premiere this July; apparently previously unseen character shown The latest promotional video for the second season of Kyoto Animation's Free! (Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club) anime ran on the Akihabara UDX Vision screen in Toky...

So in March an announcement was made regarding Food Wars (Shokugeki no Soma) being released. In that same email was a sneak announcement that VIZ had picked up Chibi Vampire and D. N Angel as a release on their VIZ Select imprint.

The official website for Kyoto Animation's Free! -Eternal Summer TV anime updated on Saturday, and revealed the new character that had previously been hinted in this week's promotional video. Yoshimasa Hosoya (Katanagatari's Shichika, One Week Fri...

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

The Fandom Post Does Free Comic Book Day Posted by Chris Beveridge May 3, 2014 at 03:30 PM One of the best events to come out of the comics industry over the past decade is the growing push for Free Comic Book Day, which takes place on the first S...

  Here are the Oricon chart toppers for the week of April 21:     #1: "Eejyanaika"- Johnny's WEST   Johnny's Entertainment has finally rolled out their newest boy group, featuring members from Johnny's Jr.

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A chapter of Tetsu Kariya's Oishinbo manga series is garnering public outcry after being published in Shogakukan's Big Comic Spirits magazine on Monday. The manga chapter follows a group of newspaper journalists who are exposed to nuclear radiatio...

Siliconera Robert Ward

Siliconera recently spoke with Yohei Kataoka, director of Tokyo Jungle and producer on Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day. During our conversation, I asked Kataoka how he felt about Tokyo Jungle's reception outside Japan, and his answer was interesting...

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Japanese pop star, Luna Haruna is returning to familiar territory as it has been announced that she will be singing the ending theme for Sword Art Online II. This will mark her return to the series which was one of the reasons her second single, O...

RocketNews24 Fran Wrigley

No, me neither, but now you can get just that on a T-shirt! If you've been looking for the right way to express your admiration for Apple's legendary CEO, wait no longer! Now you can get the genderswitched Jobs shirt you've always wanted!

Japanator Elliot Gay

The past few months of Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth trailers have been fairly brief. Character overviews, brief bits and pieces of battles; there hasn't been a beefy video exploring the entire game in quite some time.

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Siliconera recently reported that Spike Chunsoft is currently looking for a publishing partner in bringing the Attack on Titan 3DS game to North. . .

Orends: Range UkiyaSeed

Here's the short preview of Kamen Rider Baron's theme, "Never Surrender" by Team Baron (Kaito Kumon, Zack, & Peco). This song was used in two episodes of the Kamen Rider Gaim TV series.

The Gekijouban gdgd Youseis tte Iu Eiga wa Dou kana…? (gdgd Fairies the Movie: Wonder What Kind of Movie That'll Be…? ) feature film will open in limited Japanese release on September 27 as a double-feature with the original CG anime film Konna Wa...

Japanator Pedro Cortes

Last week on a post about the Attack on Titan manga reaching 30 million volumes sold, I wondered what the numbers were for other popular series. Several days later, Mangazenken posts which are the top 20 manga series based on their publication num...

Mushishi Zoku Shou - 05 The symbolism is thick with this one. Mushishi is fully back in the swing of things, and that means opening up the series to the darker side of existence now that the viewers have been gently reeled back in with three stori...

On the 5th June 2014, ATLUS is set to publish the first-person dungeon crawling spinoff Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth within Japan, which like Persona 4 Arena will unite characters from both Persona 3 and Persona 4 as they seek to conquer a m...

Female Titan is a character who appears in Attack on Titan. She possesses superior intelligence, and many fans were likely left with an intense view of her after seeing her trample so many helpless characters from the series.

The Fandom Post Chris Beveridge

Chi's New Address Season 3 It's all good news when it comes to this kitten this week as Siren Visual has announced the Australian pickup of Chi's Sweet Home & Chi's New Address. Noting that Discotek Media had just announced this for North American...

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